- The 802.2 DLC Connection configured in SNA Server Admin stays in a perpetual "Pending" state.
- The Windows NT Application Event Log on the SNA Server does not contain any events that indicate connection activation problems. The Application Log will usually contain an Event 230 or an Event 23 when an 802.2 DLC connection fails to activate.
- A Network General Sniffer(TM) or Microsoft Network Monitor trace on the Ethernet segment of the computer running SNA Server shows an XID exchange that never completes. The computer running SNA Server never receives the SABME mode setting command from the remote system to indicate the end of the XID exchange.
- Disable Local Acknowledgment on the Cisco router(s) between the Ethernet and Token Ring.
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Article ID: 159462 - Last Review: Jul 24, 2015 - Revision: 1